Our Corporation

A Corporation of global impact

Raúl Diez Canseco Terry founded the San Ignacio de Loyola Educational Organization nearly 50 years ago with the goal of delivering quality education of international scope.

In 2007 Mr. Diez-Canseco decided to embark on a new educational project in the United States and, together with Luciana De La Fuente, selected Miami to establish what is known today as San Ignacio University.


San Ignacio University (Miami, FL)

SIU is a private for-profit university, licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education, and is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) to award certificates, diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees, and master’s degrees. SIU is also authorized by FL-SARA which allows institutions to provide online courses outside their own state borders by seeking and maintaining state approvals via a streamlined process. SIU's facility is located in Miami Florida, and the University was founded on October 24, 2007, by Raul Diez Conseco.

What is the San Ignacio University Experience?
The SIU experience is our commitment to a quality education and a quality experience for every student. The quality education rests on the dedication, experience and caring of our staff and faculty, and requires the serious pursuit of career goals by the student. The quality experience centers on our passion for excellent customer service. The programs at SIU prepare students for a career and for the world.

Our programs range from Associate level to master’s degree level, in the field of Business, Marketing, Hospitality Management and Education, prepare students for personal and professional success and become productive members of our society with the necessary academic knowledge to create an impact, as well as leadership skills and insight from professors with years of real-world experience.

With a thriving international student population, SIU welcomes people from all over the world and encourages them to pursue and achieve their academic dreams with first-class instructors in their field tailor their education to match their professional goals with a diverse selection of degrees and specializations.

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San Ignacio de Loyola University (USIL)
With its 8 faculties and more than 35 careers, it prepares competent and enterprising professionals, with social responsibility and with full capacity to develop locally and internationally.

USIL Graduate School
Through master's degrees and specialization programs, it seeks to train and develop leaders, managers and specialists who seek to generate maximum economic and social value in the organizations where they work.

Instituto de Emprendedores
Coloring Dreams Preschool
San Ignacio de Recalde School
Escuela de Chefs USIL


San Ignacio de Loyola School
San Ignacio de Loyola University (USIL Paraguay)


Centro Peruano para Estudios Latinoamericanos

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